Origins of the Civil War

8th grade, causes, civil war, eighth grade, primary sources, sister o'brien

Sister's lesson is designed to aid students in applying past information to an understanding of a familiar topic. In the course of the project, the students will work together to come to a fuller concept of the causes of the Civil War. Students will examine a variety of sources including teacher lecture notes, primary sources and biographies. Students will complete a sidewalk chalk-talk documenting their learning.

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